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UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019

Stocks end week of milestones at new highs; Dow tops 28,000

Wall Street closed out the week with more milestones Friday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed 28,000 for the first time and the S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record …


UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 11, 2019

Stocks slip as uncertainty reigns in US-China trade talks

Stocks are falling Monday on Wall Street as investors weigh mixed signals about the status of U.S. trade talks with China.


UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 4, 2019

Dow hits record as stock market rally extends into 5th week

The Dow Jones Industrial Average returned to a record on Monday, joining other market gauges at all-time highs, as the stock market’s rally carried into a fifth week.


UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 24, 2019

Grounded Boeing plane churns up more turbulence at airlines

The grounding of the Boeing 737 Max has lasted far longer and, as Southwest Airlines and American Airlines can attest, been more expensive than airlines ever expected.


UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019

U.S. stocks notch broad gains amid renewed trade deal hopes

Stocks notched broad gains Wednesday on Wall Street as investors regained some of their optimism about the prospects for progress in the trade war between the U.S. and China.


UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019

Stocks drop again to worst loss in weeks on economy worries

Stocks tumbled again on Wednesday as worries about a weakening global economy boomeranged around the world.


Schwab drops stock trading commissions as fee war escalates

Charles Schwab is dropping commissions for online trading of U.S. stocks and exchange-traded funds, the latest slash in an industry battle that’s drastically cut the cost of investing.


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 27, 2019

Stocks fall; S&P 500 ends with 2nd straight weekly loss

Technology companies led a broad slide in stocks on Wall Street Friday afternoon as investors worry about the potential for another escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and …


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019

Fresh U.S.-China trade worries erase early gains for stocks

Wall Street closed out a volatile week with losses Friday as investors worried that upcoming trade talks aimed at resolving the costly trade war between Washington and Beijing could be …


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019

U.S. stocks notch solid gains as China eases trade tensions

Stocks rose broadly on Wall Street in afternoon trading Wednesday as investors welcomed China’s move to exempt some U.S. products from a recent round of tariffs.


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019

States sue SEC, claiming investors left behind by new rules

Six states and the District of Columbia have sued the Securities and Exchange Commission, saying the regulatory agency is putting investors in jeopardy by relaxing rules for brokers.


U.S., Chinese envoys to meet in October for tariff war talks

U.S. and Chinese envoys will meet in early October for more talks aimed at ending a tariff war that threatens global economic growth.


U.S. stocks jump on planned resumption of US-China trade talks

Stocks moved broadly higher as investors cheered plans for the U.S. and China to resume trade negotiations in October.


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 4, 2019

Stocks notch gains, erase prior day’s losses for S&P 500

Technology companies led stocks broadly higher on Wall Street Wednesday, erasing the S&P 500’s losses from a day earlier.


UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019

Dow surges 326 points on hopes for U.S.-China trade talks

Investors holding out fresh hope that new talks between the U.S. and China set for September can lead to progress in the nations’ ongoing trade war spurred the rally, which …


Banks help drive U.S. stocks broadly higher after wobbly start

Banks and energy companies helped power U.S. stocks broadly higher in midday trading Wednesday as the market clawed back some of its losses from a day earlier.


UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 26, 2019

U.S. stocks rally on optimism for a U.S.-China trade war thaw

Stocks are marching broadly higher on Wall Street in early trading after President Donald Trump claimed China was willing to reopen talks on the costly trade war that has roiled …


U.S. stocks tumble as US-China trade war rattles investors

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 600 points Friday after the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China rattled investors. The broad sell-off sent …


UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019

Solid earnings from major U.S. retailers drive stocks higher

U.S. stocks marched broadly higher in midday trading Wednesday as investors welcomed a batch of strong earnings reports from several big retailers.


UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019

Major U.S. stock indexes finish lower, snapping a 3-day rally

Stocks fell broadly on Wall Street Tuesday after another slide in bond yields and a mixed batch of corporate earnings weighed on the market.


UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 19, 2019

Top U.S. CEOs rethink the meaning of shareholder value

A new principles on the role of a corporation released Monday implies a foundational shift, putting shareholders on more equal footing with others that have an interest in a corporation …


UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 19, 2019

Technology companies drive a broad rally on Wall Street

The surge in tech stocks followed a decision by the U.S. to give Chinese telecom giant Huawei another 90 days to buy equipment from American suppliers. Chipmakers including Qualcomm, Intel …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019

U.S. stocks end turbulent week with broad gains

Stocks around the world jumped Friday to cap another tumultuous week.


UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019

U.S. stock indexes end mostly higher after volatile day

Stocks around the world remained stuck in the spin cycle Thursday, as worries about a possible recession collided with hopes that the strongest part of the U.S. economy – shoppers …


What is an ‘inverted yield curve,’ and why does it matter?

What it means is that people are so worried about the near-term future that they are piling into safer long-term investments.


UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019

Dow slumps 800 points after bonds flash recession warning

Stocks fell sharply Wednesday after the bond market threw up another warning flag on the economy.


UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019

Stocks rebound on U.S. plan to delay some China tariffs

Investors flipped back into buying mode Tuesday after the U.S. said it would hold off on tariffs of Chinese imports of mobile phones, toys and several other items typically on …


UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019

Stocks move broadly lower as trade war anxiety lingers

The benchmark S&P 500 had its worst day in a week as the sell-off put the market deeper into the red for August. The selling was widespread, with technology companies …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019

Stocks stumble on trade-war worries, capping wild week

Stocks stumbled Friday as worries flared yet again that President Donald Trump’s trade war with China may be worsening.


Stocks move higher as investors push through trade anxiety

Stocks moved broadly higher on Wall Street Thursday as investors tried to shake off several days of volatile trading brought on by escalations in the U.S.-China trade war.